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Salma Hayek, Tessa Thompson and Rosie Perez Set for Impact Awards Honors

The National Hispanic Media Coalition has set its honorees lineup for the 24th annual Impact Awards. Salma Hayek, Rosie Perez, Tessa Thompson, Matthew López and Monica Lozano will be…

Raising Our Voices: How the Craft Masters of ‘Passing’ Helped Tell a Story of American Colorism

Passing, the directorial debut of actress Rebecca Hall, is a film about identity — specifically, the identity of Black women living on the racial margins during the Harlem Renaissance of the…

Netflix’s New Releases Coming in November 2021

Black Western The Harder They Fall, Halle Berry’s Bruised and the final season of Narcos: Mexico are among the highly anticipated movie and TV titles set to release on Netflix in November. With…

Uzo Aduba to Host Netflix Book Club Series

Netflix is ready to talk books over coffee. The streamer announced Wednesday that it will launch Netflix Book Club, where readers will hear about new books, films and series adaptations, as…

Events of the Week: ‘The Tender Bar,’ Women in Film Honors and More

As Hollywood events return to full force in New York and Los Angeles amid the coronavirus pandemic, here’s a look at the week’s biggest premieres, parties and openings, including The Tender Bar, Dopes…

‘Passing’: Tessa Thompson, Ruth Negga Travel to the Harlem Renaissance in First Trailer

In the official trailer for Rebecca Hall’s Passing, Tessa Thompson and Ruth Negga depict the lives of two Black women during the…

Rebecca Hall on ‘The Night House’ and How ‘Passing’ Answered Lifelong Questions

From Godzilla vs. Kong to her directorial debut, Passing, Rebecca Hall’s 2021 slate certainly runs the gamut in terms of genre and scale. In between Warners’ monster slugfest and her…